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Charlie A’Court – Planted at the Crossroads of Roots and Soul

Planted at the crossroads of roots and soul, the mighty voice, fierce guitar work and contemporary song writing of Charlie A’Court connect with people, one emotion at a time. He’s a country boy raised on classic R&B, soul, blues, rock and folk ranging from The Band...

Reuben And The Dark Making Their Mariposa Debut

Reuben And The Dark is a collection of five multi-instrumentalists and vocalists that make chilling, emotive folk and soul driven by dark, introspective lyrics exploring the duality of misery and joy. Boasting a rare chemistry between all of its members, the group has emerged from the...

Birds of Chicago are a Must See!

Birds of Chicago is one of the most compelling duos on the Americana music scene. A fractured country-soul voice wrapped in silver and gold tones, the sound they produce is compelling and honest. With echoes of mountain gospel, dollops of street corner doo-wop, and the cool vibe...

The JD Edwards Band Coming from Canada’s Middle City to Mariposa

A lot of great Canadian music has come out of Winnipeg over the decades, and this just might be the decade when The JD Edwards Band sets the Canadian scene on fire. Anything but a genre driven band, the music of this Winnipeg-based group ranges seamlessly...

Indie Trailblazer Ani Difranco Making a Long-Awaited Return

The influence of Ani DiFranco on fellow musicians, activists, and indie-minded people the world over is huge. She proudly identifies as a folksinger, but her repertoire is spirited medley of soul, funk, hip-hop, jazz, spoken word and other musical genres. Over the course of more than...

Man with a Marmalade Voice – Jory Nash Passing Through Mariposa

A singer-songwriter and story teller described as having a marmalade voice, Jory Nash is the quintessential folk minstrel. His music weaves together elements of folk, jazz, blues, pop & soul. With thoughtful lyrics and intricate melodies, he draws the audience close. With easy humour, engaging...